President BIPSS, Major General A N M Muniruzzaman, ndc, psc (Retd) was invited to deliver a talk at the Rabdan Academy in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This was part of the Distinguished Lecture Series of the academy and the President’s lecture was titled ‘ Geo Politics of South Asia and it’s Emerging Security Landscape’. The lecture was attended by the faculty, staff and students of the academy. Rabdan academy is a government establishment, a world class institution devoted to training and education of leaders in the security and crisis management sectors. It has a multinational faculty and student body providing education at different levels up to doctoral studies. BIPSS and Rabdan will work on a number of academic research issues of mutual interest in the future.